Cygwin xp 16gb write failed

Does XP has a limit on file size of 16GB ? I copy Cygwin Rsync very large files and maybe files above 16GB giving an write failed and a stop on the copy
Known issue ?
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  1. Writing to Fat32 volume = 4GB filesize limit

    Writing to NTFS volume = filesize limited only by available free disk space.

    your hard drive may be faulty so i would test it with the drive maker's diagnostic software:
  2. Thanks for the response it turned out to be a connection problem after restart it went ok even with 33Gb file
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